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Corporal Joe Gray is standing with his arms folded in front of a green colour army equipment transport vehicle, which is parked up in a military facility. He is wearing a dark blue beret with his regiment’s crest on it. His uniform is a camouflaged mixture of green, white and brown with a brown belt. He has his sleeves rolled up. People

Responsibility is a reward for Burton Sapper

At the age of 24, a soldier from Burton upon Trent is designing multi-million-pound buildings.

Published: 22 Sep 2023

Musician Habershon is in the Guards Chapel, Wellington Barracks, on Birdcage Walk, London. He is standing in front of a raised blue and gold ornate plinth/altar, with six large candles in silver/gold candlesticks. The wall behind him has decorative images and materials. He is dressed in his ceremonial unform of a red buttoned jacket with gold and black epaulettes on his shoulders, a white belt, large buttons on each sleeve and black trousers. In his left hand he is holding his Piccolo Trumpet. Ceremonial

Household Musician of the Year 2023

The annual army music competition stretches military musicians, many of whom, daily accompany ceremonial drill as part of a brass band, and encourages them to step up and perform solo, on instruments and music that may be far from their comfort zone.

Published: 21 Sep 2023

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Ceremony celebrates 202 Field Hospital and creation of new regiment

One of Birmingham’s oldest regiments and its new incarnation have been celebrated in a special ceremony in the city.

Published: 11 Sep 2023

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Gun Salutes mark King Charles III's Accession to the throne

The British Army marked the first anniversary of His Majesty The King’s Accession to the throne with traditional gun salutes and music.

Published: 08 Sep 2023

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Army career filled with international musical highlights

Although based in Edinburgh, as a member of the prestigious Royal Corps of Army Music (RCAM), Sergeant Martin Slater’s musical talent has allowed him to perform globally representing the British Army.

Published: 31 Aug 2023

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The King presents new colour to the Royal Guard in Scotland

At a ceremony in the grounds of Balmoral Castle on Saturday, King Charles, accompanied by Queen Camilla, presented a new ceremonial colour to the Royal Guard.

Published: 29 Aug 2023

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Lone Piper’s lament provides poignant end to the Tattoo

The iconic silhouette of the lone piper brings the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo to an end each evening throughout the month of August.

Published: 26 Aug 2023

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Army band plays ‘Sweet Caroline’ outside Buckingham Palace as Lionesses beat Aussies

The Band of the Welsh Guards, gripped by Women’s World Cup fever, played a rousing rendition of ‘Sweet Caroline’ at today’s Changing of the Guard ceremony outside Buckingham Palace.

Published: 16 Aug 2023

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Head of Indian Army inspects Officer Cadets’ passing out parade

India’s Chief of Army Staff, General Manoj Pande PVSM. AVSM, VSM, ADC today had the honour of representing His Majesty King Charles III as the Inspecting Officer for the 201st Sovereign’s Parade held at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst.

Published: 11 Aug 2023

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London Central Garrison Pace-Stick Competition 2023

The Pace-Stick, a historical implement that dates back to Roman times and innovated by an Sandhurst Academy Sergeant Major in the early twentieth century to become an essential tool of British Army Drill instructors. Time, teamwork and dedication are needed, to help with that serious purpose, its pioneer instituted a competition.

Published: 11 Aug 2023